Guyana Goldfields on Friday continued to engage Civil Society in preparation for its upcoming production of gold this year at its Aurora Mine in the Cuyuni (Region Seven).
A release from the company said that following up on its Business Supplier’s & Procurement Forum Engagement Conference held at the Umana Yana in May 2014, Guyana Goldfields Inc/AGM hosted another one-day discussion forum entitled “Creating Opportunities for Women in GGI/AGM Inc. The company said that the event was attended by several women’ organisations and like-minded individuals at the Cara Lodge on Quamina Street.
The event was chaired by Dr. Paulette Bynoe and began with a minute of silence for Dr. Faith Harding whom Guyana Goldfield’s/AGM Inc had engaged with in the past.
Three of Guyana Goldfield’s/AGM Inc. female employees from the Aurora Mine , Karen Greene (Earth & Fieldworks Foreman) , Dr. Maya Layne (Medical Doctor) and Lorraine Lorrimer (Heavy Duty Operator) shared their experiences as employees at the mine site.